Laube runs for 3 TDs, New Hampshire beats Albany 28-23
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Dylan Laube ran for 202 yards and three touchdowns on 32 carries and New Hampshire held on to beat Albany 28-23 on Saturday night.
Max Brosmer was 11-of-14 passing for 73 yards, including a 2-yard TD to Joey Corcoran that capped a 13-play, 88-yard drive that took 9-plus minutes off the clock and gave New Hampshire (2-0, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) a the lead for good at 7-0 with 4:22 left in the first quarter.
Laube scored his first touchdown, a 2-yarder, with 4:35 left in the second quarter before Albany’s John Opalko made a 38-yard field goal as time expired to make it 14-3 at the half. Aaron Oroh recovered at muffed punt at the Great Danes’ 9 early in the third quarter and Laube scored a play later to give the Wildcats an 18-point lead.
Thomas Greaney caught a 29-yard touchdown pass from Reese Poffenbarger to trim Albany’s deficit to 21-16 with 2:47 left and Laube responded with a 37-yard touchdown 58 seconds later.
Poffenbarger, who completed 18 of 27 passes for 264 yards, added a 10-yard TD pass to Greaney in the closing seconds. Greaney finished with seven receptions for 105 yards and Todd Sibley added 105 yards rushing and a touchdown on 13 carries.
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